Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 033-53.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 19, 1877.
Location. 33° 57.789′ N, 84° 35.535′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is on Burnt Hickory Road 0.1 miles east of Old Mountain RoadTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30064, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Assault on Pigeon Hill (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kennesaw Battlefield (about 500 feet away); Logan’s 15th A.C. Line (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. J. E. Johnston’s Headquarters (approx. half a mile away); General Leonidas Polk's Headquarters (approx. 0.9 miles away); Federal Troops Occupy Marietta, 1864. (approx. 1.1 miles away); War Comes To Kennesaw (approx. 1.2 miles away); Trading Hard Blows (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 964 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.